About TAG

  • TAG Vision

    The Hillsboro School District, in collaboration with parents and community, will recognize and actively support gifted and high potential students so they may achieve academic and personal excellence in a rigorous and relevant learning environment.

    TAG Mission

    Gifted students will:

    • become analytical thinkers, creative producers, and practical problem solvers
    • develop and demonstrate individual confidence and personal responsibility, and
    • use their gifts to contribute to the betterment of their community.

    Differentiation in curricula, instruction, and assessment will:

    • stimulate and challenge gifted students to expand their intellectual horizons
    • emphasize advanced, conceptually challenging, in-depth, distinctive, and complex content
    • be specific to individual student’s assessed levels and accelerated rates of learning, and
    • prepare students to become responsible, broad-minded, contributing members of a diverse society.